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Table 4 Overview of postoperative complications

From: Modular tumor endoprostheses in surgical palliation of long-bone metastases: a reduction in tumor burden and a durable reconstruction

  Total
Complications 25
Minor 13
Wound-healing disturbances 7
Transient palsy 4
Joint contracture 1
Periprosthetic fracture 1
Major 11
Periprosthetic infection 6
Loosening 6
Sub-dislocation 5
General complications 1
ARDS 1
Revisions 15